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Passenger Receipt, First Cabin, John V. Dobbin [158883]

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Shipwreck Artifacts Start Price:250.00 USD Estimated At:500.00 - 0.00 USD
Passenger Receipt, First Cabin, John V. Dobbin [158883]
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This item SOLD at 2022 Dec 03 @ 10:38UTC-8 : PST/AKDT
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Passenger receipt recovered from the S.S. Central America shipwreck for John V. Dobbin, brother of James C. Dobbin, Secretary of the Navy, 1853-1857. John Dobbin was one of many men who worked tirelessly to try to keep the water out of the S.S. Central America. He joined forces with Jones in forming a bucket brigade after rigging pulleys to get barrels of water out through the hatches. He perished.

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Provenance: SS Central America Collection